By Carl Stagner
One of the children’s workers at Village View Community Church in Summerfield, Florida, received the devastating news that a serious heart condition would require her to undergo heart valve replacement surgery. Her breathing was difficult, and her blood flow was inhibited. She was intubated and given six hours-worth of anesthesia. Before the doctor began to operate, he decided to check the condition of the heart valves one more time. What happened next stunned the medical community, but was in many ways a reflection of a healthy, missional church that covered the patient in prayer. Continue reading
Posted in All Church of God, Southeast
Tagged baptisms, Christian school, discipleship, Florida, healing, Marty Shea, miracles, outreach, Ronda Shea, Servolution, Summerfield, Village View Christian Academy, Village View Community Church
Photo: Flooded auditorium at Mountain Park Community Church in Phoenix, Arizona.
The Church of God Ministries Disaster Relief Committee has been made aware that Church of God congregations in three states have sustained major flood damage in the past month. Damage reports have been received from Little Paint Church of God in East Point, Kentucky; Mountain Park Community Church in Phoenix, Arizona; and the Christian school at Fairview Church in Seattle, Washington. The extensive damage at each of these facilities is not covered by insurance. Continue reading
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Tagged Arizona, Christian school, damage, Disaster Relief, DRC, East Point, Fairview, flood, insurance, Kentucky, Little Paint, Mountain Park, Phoenix, rain, Seattle, Washington